New hazard classification system

New hazard classification system

The seventh revised edition of the Globally Harmonised System (GHS 7) has been adopted as New Zealand’s official hazard classification ... Read More
Download posters for your workplace

Download posters for your workplace

Worksafe's new campaign asks Kiwis to think differently about workplace health and safety and features a mob of danger-sensing meerkats ... Read More
Boss burnout: Spot warning signs in yourself

Boss burnout: Spot warning signs in yourself

From workloads to wellbeing, the COVID-19 pandemic poses many challenges. As a small business owner or manager, it’s important to ... Read More
Hand safety in construction by OHS Consultants

Hand safety in construction by OHS Consultants

Hands are one of the most injured part of the body in the workplace. Many of these hand injuries are ... Read More
AIA Vitality grant recipients get up to $50,000 for H&S projects for tradies

AIA Vitality grant recipients get up to $50,000 for H&S projects for tradies

Life, health and wellbeing insurer AIA New Zealand is excited to announce the winners of its AIA Vitality Business and ... Read More
Student seriously injures finger in pre-trade carpentry course

Student seriously injures finger in pre-trade carpentry course

Otago Polytechnic has been convicted for health and safety failings after a student’s finger was partially amputated during a pre-trade ... Read More
Event: Weathering the Covid Storm

Event: Weathering the Covid Storm

Join industry leaders and the Safety Charter to hear how businesses in Canterbury have weathered the Covid-19 storm and which ... Read More
Definitions and acronyms used by Worksafe

Definitions and acronyms used by Worksafe

With so many abbreviations used in construction it's hard to keep up with them all.  The following is a glossary ... Read More
WEBCAST: Top 5 Ways To Avoid Incidents When Returning to the Job Site

WEBCAST: Top 5 Ways To Avoid Incidents When Returning to the Job Site

Quick five minute wrap up highlighting what teams should be thinking about as they return to work including: Long break, ... Read More
Lengthy lockdown poses added risk for return to construction sites

Lengthy lockdown poses added risk for return to construction sites

Businesses are being urged to focus on known and understood health and safety risks, alongside those of COVID-19, to limit ... Read More